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Chronic Disease Management Institute

Sun, 2015-10-25 - Fri, 2015-10-30
Radisson Admiral Hotel
249 Queen's Quay W.
Toronto
Ontario
Canada
About this Event:

The Chronic Disease Management Institute is a five-day course designed for nurses who deal with patients living with chronic conditions to learn about effective best practices associated with health promotion and disease prevention and understand current trends associated with chronic disease management.

We will focus in-depth learning of evidence-based practices associated with chronic disease prevention and management. This institute will include topics to enhance the knowledge uptake, clinical excellence and outcome identification and measurement.

You will gain valuable knowledge and skills related to best practice guidelines and how to use them in prevention and management of chronic disease. This learning experience is an opportunity for you to develop and shape a plan for improving chronic disease prevention and management in your practice and organization.

Course Objectives

    This institute focuses on assisting participant to:

  • Acquire knowledge on evidence-based practices associated with chronic disease management
  • Raise awareness of health promotion and disease prevention Initiatives in populations at risk for chronic disease
  • Expand knowledge about relevant RNAO BPGs related to persons living with chronic disease
  • Shape a plan for improving chronic disease prevention and management in your practice and organization
  • Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of chronic disease management programs and practices within your organization

Features

  • Maximize networking with colleagues
  • Understand the prevalence of chronic disease in Canada
  • Explore the role and history of the social determinants in chronic conditions in populations
  • Integrated discussions of theory, and application sessions to prepare you to successfully create and lead successful initiatives in chronic disease management
  • Interactive workshops and presentations

Chronic disease increases the economic burden on the health-care system. People living with chronic disease have a reduced quality of life, are at a higher risk for early mortality and experience personal and economic hardships. Most chronic diseases are preventable

Cost for Members: 
$1,853.20 CAD
Cost for non-Members: 
$2,316.60 CAD
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